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Ferocactus cylindraceus

Family: cactaceae
Common name(s): Compass Barrel Cactus; California Barrel Cactus; Desert Barrel Cactus
Hardiness ratings: USDA zone 9 - 11

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Ferocactus cylindraceus subsp. cylindraceus

Common name(s): Compass Barrel Cactus
Synonym(s): Ferocactus acanthodes
Hardiness ratings: USDA zone 9 - 10


Ferocactus cylindraceus subsp. lecontei

Common name(s): Le Conte Barrel Cactus; Leconte's Barrel Cactus

Last updated:07 Jul 2017